For the Degree of Bachelor of Sciences in Liberal Arts and Sciences
Major in Econometrics and Quantitative Economics
Minimum required major and supporting course work normally equates to 63-65 hours including a minimum of 30 hours of economics courses excluding ECON 199, ECON 220, ECON 398, and ECON 399.
General education: Students must complete the Campus General Education requirements including the campus language requirement.
Twelve hours of 300- or 400-level courses in the major must be taken on this campus.
A Major Plan of Study Form must be completed and submitted to the LAS Student Academic Affairs Office before the end of the fifth semester (60-75 hours). Please see your advisor.
Minimum hours required for graduation: 120 hours
Departmental distinction: A student must have a grade point average of at least 3.25 overall and 3.50 in economics; complete a research project (e.g., ECON 399); and be recommended by the faculty research advisor.
|Economics Courses including:||30|
|ECON 102||Microeconomic Principles||3|
|ECON 103||Macroeconomic Principles||3|
|ECON 198||Economics at Illinois||1|
|ECON 202||Economic Statistics I||3|
|ECON 203||Economic Statistics II||3|
|ECON 302||Inter Microeconomic Theory||3|
|ECON 303||Inter Macroeconomic Theory||3|
|12 hours of economics at the 300- or 400-level chosen from a set of courses on econometrics, quantitative economics, computational economics, and mathematical economics. 1||12|
|Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science Courses including:||15-16|
|or MATH 221||Calculus I|
|MATH 231||Calculus II||3|
|MATH 225||Introductory Matrix Theory||2|
|STAT 385||Statistics Programming Methods||3|
|CS 105||Intro Computing: Non-Tech (or CS 101 or CS 125)||3|
|Supporting course work||6|
|Six hours of courses outside of economics but related to econometrics, quantitative economics, computational economics, or mathematical economics. This would include additional courses in mathematics, statistics, or computer science.|
Excluding ECON 398 and ECON 399.